Refugee crisis brings back bad memories for Jews

The following, powerful letter was published in The Australian, 19/5/2015. Thank you to the undersigned authors for decrying the abhorrent treatment of refugees, stranded at sea and in dire need of our help.  * * * As Jews, the sight of desperate refugees on a ship,...
Moral failure in the Jewish community

Moral failure in the Jewish community

An entirely personal perspective by Larry Stillman There is some strange politics going on in the Jewish community showing tunnel vision and a lack of moral fibre. [for an update on AIJAC’s position, see below.] The AJDS has expressed its repugnance at the Rudd...